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Adult and child malaria mortality in India: A nationally representative mortality survey

Abstract:

National malaria death rates are difficult to assess because reliably diagnosed malaria is likely to be cured, and deaths in the community from undiagnosed malaria could be misattributed in retrospective enquiries to other febrile causes of death, or vice-versa. We aimed to estimate plausible ranges of malaria mortality in India, the most populous country where the disease remains common. Full-time non-medical field workers interviewed families or other respondents about each of 122 000 death...

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Volume:
376
Issue:
9754
Pages:
1768-1774
Publication date:
2010-11-20
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ISSN:
0140-6736
Language:
English
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pubs:107227
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2012-12-19

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